Nanhua Buddhist Temple

Nanhua Buddhist Temple

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Nanhua Buddhist Temple

Introduction: IntroductionNanhua Buddhist Temple lies o­n the side of Caoxi, six kilometers away from Ma..

Tickets:Nanhua Buddhist Temple Fee and Opening HoursAdmission: CNY20/perOpening Hours: unknown

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Nanhua Buddhist Temple Introduction

Nanhua Buddhist Temple lies o­n the side of Caoxi, six kilometers away from Maba Town, Qujiang County. The temple was first built in A.D.502, more than 1,500 years ago. Huineng(A.D.638-713), the sixth ancestor of Buddhist gave speeches here for 37 years and brought out The Sixth Ancestor Giving Speech, the o­nly classics of China’s Buddhism.
 Because Guangdong lies in the low latitude area and faces the South China Sea, it's tropical and subtropical climates. The average temperature of spring is about 20°C; summer is 28°C; autumn is 25°C; winter is 12°C. There are many typhoons in summer and autumn. Every April and September is the rainy seasons, with an annual average rainfall of 1500-2000mm. The Pearl River Delta is where "there is no snow in three winters and flowers blossom all year around". Specially, spring and autumn are the best seasons for traveling.

Nanhua Buddhist Temple Features

The temple with a construction area of 12,000 square meters was repaired throughout the years. There are many valuable cultural relics here, including the real body of Huineng and more than 300 national first class historical relics such as gold-silked cassock with o­ne thousand Buddha and decree by Wu Zetian, wood-carved arhat in Beisong Dynasty, copper clock of thousand Jins , pan of thousand people in Yuan Dynasty, steel tower of thousand Buddha in Qing Dynastry and Dazang Sutra written with gold, The temple is surrounded by ancient trees, several of which, being at the height of over 40 meters, are rare o­nes in world. Nanhua Buddhist Temple was classified as the national key monastery in 1983 and the national major historical and cultural sites under state protection in 2001.

Nanhua Buddhist Temple Tickets

Nanhua Buddhist Temple Fee and Opening Hours
Admission: CNY20/per
Opening Hours: unknown

Nanhua Buddhist Temple Transporation

Take the nonstop bus from Shaoguan Railway Station.

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